Co-operative Energy chosen to supply GB Energy's customers

Co-operative Energy chosen to supply GB Energy's customers

Ofgem said it had selected Co-Operative Energy following "a competitive process to get the best deal possible for GB Energy Supply's customers". SMALL energy firm Co-operative Energy has been picked as the supplier to take GB Energy Supply's 160,000 customers. Read More

Renegade Democrats Think State Senate GOP Will Help Protect Immigrants

Renegade Democrats Think State Senate GOP Will Help Protect Immigrants

But the other part of the story is that, in 2017 and 2018, there will be a total of 38 gubernatorial contests. Democrats are defending 10 seats in states that Trump won, sometimes by double-digit margins. I still remember representatives of the AFL-CIO and the more moderate Democratic Leadership Council blaming each other for Michael Dukakis's defeat in 1988 and arguing about the party's future strategy and message. Read More

North Dakota issues emergency evacuation order for Dakota pipeline protesters

U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp says the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' decision to close federal land where protesters of the Dakota Access pipeline have camped is a needed step to keep residents, workers, protesters and authorities safe. The action against the pipeline has ignited local and global solidarity and attracted more than 300 Native American tribes from across the U.S.in a show of unity that is being called historic. Read More

Failure to conclude review main risk for Greek economy, says Stournaras

Failure to conclude review main risk for Greek economy, says Stournaras

But on Tuesday, the chair of the Eurogroup of eurozone finance ministers Jeroen Dijsselbloem said European lenders "need to be realistic" over Greek fiscal targets after 2018. Bailout lenders want Greece to allow more flexible labor contracts and drastically scale back protection for troubled mortgages but the government fears the measures would deepen the domestic welfare crisis. Read More

Fight for $15 plans protests in more than 300 cities

Fight for $15 plans protests in more than 300 cities

Political observers said such changes were problematic. The organization says higher pay would raise consumer prices and reduce employment for the least-skilled workers. The national minimum wage rate is $7.25 an hour, where it has been since 2009. But at Tuesday's rally, drivers said after gas and insurance, they don't make a living wage. Read More

Brian Kelly 'fully committed' to Notre Dame after 4-8 season

Adding to Kelly's and Notre Dame's misery this season was the news Tuesday that the NCAA ruled to vacate all of the Irish's victories from the 2012 and 2013 seasons because of academic misconduct involving eight former players. In his first season at Notre Dame in 2010, Kelly was under fire over his program's involvement or possible involvement in a pair of tragedies. "This is just one bad season". Read More

Lufthansa pilots strike for 4th day, 137 flights canceled

Lufthansa pilots strike for 4th day, 137 flights canceled

Lufthansa's representatives are very disappointed that VC does not want to continue talks, but is rather seeking another escalation and calling for additional strikes . The latest strike is the is taking place on the quietest days for air travel, at a time of year when there is a significant amount of capacity in aviation. Read More

Zimbabwe Issues Its Own Currency Called Bond Notes

Zimbabwe Issues Its Own Currency Called Bond Notes

The inflation was only brought under control when the government abandoned the Zimbabwe currency. But this year the government has not had enough USA dollars to make timely payment of the salaries of civil servants, police and army. Zimbabwe has been hit by crippling cash shortages which surfaced in the first quarter of 2016 and which led to the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe laying plans to introduce the notes as a corrective measure. Read More

Shoppers flock to stores to snatch up Black Friday deals

Shoppers flock to stores to snatch up Black Friday deals

The Empire Mall in Sioux Falls opened its doors at 6 p.m. Thursday, with lines forming well before that. The start used to be the day after Thanksgiving, but many mall operators and major stores are going earlier. One research firm said the stores in many areas had a steady flow of consumers, but were not overly busy. The 49-year-old said she saved $580 and spent a little under $200 on a four-piece luggage set, sweaters, pillows, boots and other things. Read More

Oil market static in thin trade ahead of OPEC meeting next week

Oil market static in thin trade ahead of OPEC meeting next week

The meeting was planned to discuss the contribution that producers outside the Opec will make to a proposed supply-limiting agreement. Most analysts expect some form of output cut after OPEC meeting * But traders are reluctant to take big new positions * Liquidity thin following U.S. Read More

Sindhu beats local favourite to storms into final

Sindhu beats local favourite to storms into final

Tai, however, outplayed Sindhu in the middle of both games in the final to give her a winning edge. Verma gathered himself in the second game and showed good composure and tactical awareness to lead 7-2. In the first game, Sameer was cautious which played to Angus' advantage who made the most of it to grow into the game and keep the lead going. It's okay, I'll go back and train hard. Read More

Swiss reject plan to speed up exit from nuclear energy

Swiss reject plan to speed up exit from nuclear energy

If successful, the initiative would have limited the lifespan of nuclear plants to 45 years and meant the closure next year of the Beznau 1, Beznau 2 and Muehleberg reactors. Swiss Green Party advocates for a quicker atomic power exit cited worries about an aging atomic capability, with Beznau I the oldest operating nuclear power station in the world, having been started in 1969. Read More

Opposition seeks Modi's apology, disrupts Rajya Sabha

Opposition seeks Modi's apology, disrupts Rajya Sabha

Therefore, Modi's remarks about the Opposition were unjustified. As similar unruly scenes erupted again when the House reassembled, the deputy speaker adjourned the House for the day. Demanding his presence in the House, Opposition members raised slogans asking Modi to make his statements inside the House and not to attack them outside. Read More

Modi likely to start water wars with Pakistan

Lauding Punjab farmers for their contribution to the food basket of the country, Modi said Punjab farmers could turn earth into gold if they get water. The "masterstroke" was targeted at the deep-rooted problem of "black money" as well as the rampant usage of counterfeits to fund terrorist activities, which together account for 20% to 25%, or up to $500bn, of the economy, according to various estimates. Read More

String of storms to bring mountain snow for Thanksgiving, Apple Cup travel

String of storms to bring mountain snow for Thanksgiving, Apple Cup travel

A slight chance of rain will persist throughout Thanksgiving , so get out for that family pick-up football game when you get a chance. Highs will be in the upper 40s. Those planning to tailgate in Detroit for the Minnesota Vikings and Detroit Lions football game may have to dodge light showers in the morning. Thursday's forecast calls for sunny with a high near 65, with the low Thursday night near 43. Read More

15000 travelers expected at Indianapolis airport Wednesday

15000 travelers expected at Indianapolis airport Wednesday

In the past, DIA was a place for passengers to connect from one flight to the next, but airport officials say there's a new trend emerging. Cons: It may be too late to get in before your flight for the holidays and it does cost $85 for a five-year membership. Read More

Another Death Reported in Juno's CAR-T Trial in Patients With ALL

Another Death Reported in Juno's CAR-T Trial in Patients With ALL

More important recent Juno Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: JUNO ) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: " Juno Therapeutics Places JCAR015 Phase II ROCKET Trial on Clinical Hold" on November 23, 2016, also Fool.com published article titled: "Better Buy: Ziopharm Oncology, Inc. Read More

Countdown to Cyber Monday across Cumbria

Countdown to Cyber Monday across Cumbria

One of the biggest shopping seasons of the year is coming up and retail chains have already announced some their Thanksgiving and Black Friday hours and sales. Shopping online also allows the customer to price check while browsing the product options, ensuring they aren't overpaying or falling into a Black Friday marketing trap. Read More

Sensex rallies 170 points on short-covering, Asian cues

Sensex rallies 170 points on short-covering, Asian cues

Both the indices closed with a positive bias around 0.76-0.92 per cent. Indian equity markets traded in the green during the mid-afternoon session on Wednesday, tracking positive global cues. Key indices like China, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan ended higher by 0.20 per cent to 1.3 per cent. Overseas, Asian markets gained in the wake of solid gains in United States stocks, while the Japanese yen briefly strengthened after a powerful natural disaster which rocked ... Read More

Palo Alto Networks Inc. (PANW) Is Sinking On Disappointing Guidance

Palo Alto Networks Inc. (PANW) Is Sinking On Disappointing Guidance

The company has a market capitalization of $15.75 Billion. During the quarter, the company repurchased 340k shares worth $50 million. Palo Alto Networks Inc closed down -2.8 points or -1.71% at $161.35 with 16,15,921 shares getting traded on Monday. Read More

Brexit slashes UK household wealth by $1.5 trillion

Brexit slashes UK household wealth by $1.5 trillion

The UK's $14 trln worth of individual wealth is distributed between some 49 mln of the nation's adult population. The Swiss are the richest people in the world, with an average wealth of 561,900 dollars per adult, Credit Suisse said in its annual global wealth report on Tuesday. Read More

EU conservative warns UK it can't keep best bits of relationship

He said it was "impossible to find Brexit solutions where we destroy the four freedoms", which are freedom of goods, people, services and capital across the continent. Verhofstadt, a former Belgian prime minister, will work alongside Michel Barnier, who will represent the European Commission in talks with the UK. Read More

Donald Trump blasts New York Times again, cancels meeting; takes U-turn later

Donald Trump blasts New York Times again, cancels meeting; takes U-turn later

Meanwhile, Mr. Trump suggested on Twitter he would be willing to meet with them in the future. But he will not get a chance to do that in the NYT meeting, though he took them to task in the tweet string. "He did not explode in anger", she said. "I canceled today's meeting with the failing @ nytimes when the terms and conditions of the meeting were changed at the last moment". Read More

Blockchain startup R3 cuts fund-raising target to $150 mln

Blockchain startup R3 cuts fund-raising target to $150 mln

Fortune has learned Goldman gs informed R3's member banks that it meant to exit the consortium on a call around the time of the Money2020 financial tech conference in Las Vegas in mid-October. While Goldman Sachs and Banco Santander have decided not to renew their memberships with R3, two other major banks, Morgan Stanley and National Australia Bank, are reportedly not participating in the funding round, an unnamed insider source told Reuters . Read More

Oil price rally on OPEC hopes helps shore up stocks

ET (1728 GMT) the Dow Jones Industrial Average.DJI was up 0.40 percent at 18,944.29. ASIA'S DAY: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.8 percent to end at 18,106.02 and the Shanghai Composite Index added 0.8 percent to 3,218.15. The broader market's momentum has also been fueled by gains in the energy sector, which saw oil prices rally almost 4% in the prior session. The WSJ Dollar Index, which measures the US currency against a basket of 16 others, was up 0.1% recently, after a 0.5% ... Read More